• Arenal Backpackers
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Arenal Backpackers Resort
The 5-star hostel of Costa Rica

This beautiful hostel/resort has a spectacular view of the Arenal Volcano, and is just a few minutes walk from the town centre and bus stop.

Recognized for the friendly staff, welcoming atmosphere and quality of the facilities. You will forget that it’s a hostel, as it feels more like a resort. Our goal has always been to give the best of what a hotel or hostel has to offer. Comfortable rooms with the facilities of a modern hotel and the atmosphere of the best hostel in Central America. In Arenal Backpackers you will be able to sleep well, have a beer by the pool, enjoy the day out in the nature. The open setting of the hostel also makes it the perfect place for meeting fellow travelers.

This hostel has everything that you need and more!

Awards

  • Best Hostel in Costa Rica in 2009 and 2011.
  • Author choice in Lonely Planet in 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010 and 2011.
  • Top places to stay in Latin America by Viva Travel Guide.
  • Top 10 hostels in the world by Buzzfeed.com.
  • Best Hostel Staff by HostelBookers.
  • Highly recommended in all guide books.

Scam - Warning

We want to let you know that there are other hostels in Arenal that changed their name, email, web page address and made it similar to ours. They're misleading you with the intention of confusing and stealing our customers. We worked very hard for many years to earn very positive international reviews by our customers and travel guides for our facilities, great deals and customer services. Make sure you are staying in the right place.

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